Boots & Bridles Equestrian Club

Boots & Bridles Equestrian Club

We may ride in different saddles, but we all get on from the same side

Club Constitution

All rules and regulations the club and its members abide by

Barrel Racing & Pole Bending

Fine tune your barrel racing and pole bending patterns with tips from expert horsemen.

Preparing for a show

When you have plenty of time to prepare for your next show, it’s a great opportu­nity to work on building and strengthening the relationship between you and your horse.

Horse Training Tips

By Martin Black

Training for a better relationship

America’s Horse columnist and AQHA Professional Horseman Curt Pate outlines his top 10 tips

Working Equitation in SA

An introduction to Working Equitation in South Africa

The 4 phases of Working Equitation

Explaining the 4 phases (classes) of Working Equitation

Working Equitation Rulebook

Participant Level Rulebook

Working Equitation Rulebook

Competitor Level Rulebook

Vaquero Training Tips

Dive into the vaquero tradition: Bill Van Norman explains the tools of the trade, including the hackamore, spade bit, snaffle bit, two rein, and bosal

Tying the Mecate Rein

How to get a bosal out of the tack trunk and into use

SANESA Western Riding

Rules for SANESA Western Riding. This rulebook is can also be used for adult riders as tack and attire rules are the same

RWPHSA Rule Book

Rules from Reining and Western Performance Horse South Africa

AQHA Rule Book

Full rules used for Reining & Western Performance Shows

AQHA Judging Manual

This manual is designed as a guide for developing a successful horse judging team

AQHA Reining Patterns

Complete list of all Reining Patterns

AQHA Trail Patterns

Sample trail patterns

AQHA Showmanship Basics

In “Showmanship Basics,” Brad Kearns teaches you the fundamentals of showmanship so your next pattern is perfect.

AQHA Showmanship Patterns

Sample Showmanship at halter patterns

AQHA Horsemanship Patterns

Sample Horsemanship Patterns

AQHA Ranch Riding Patterns

Ranch Riding Patterns

Western Dressage Tests

All the latest Western Dressage Tests

2015 Western Performance Patterns

All western performance patterns used  in 2015 - good for practicing

2016 Western Performance Patterns

All western performance patterns used in 2016 - good for practicing

2017 Western Performance Patterns

All western performance patterns used in 2017 - good for practicing

2018 Western Performance Patterns

All western performance patterns used in 2017 - good for practicing

2019 Western Performance Patterns

All western performance patterns used  in 2019 - good for practicing

2020 Western Performance Patterns

All western performance patterns used in 2020 - good for practicing

2021 Western Performance Patterns

All western performance patterns used in 2021 - good for practicing

Musical Freestyle Checklist and Choreography Pages

Checklist to help you get started with musical freestyle

NRHA Rulebook

National Reining Horse Association Rulebook